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Hey Batter, Batter....

Picture, for just a minute, being at a softball or baseball field.  You choose the size – neighborhood rec team, local farm team, college, professional.  Dirt, dust and sunshine.  1,178 more words

The Church of Baseball

There is something about this place. There is something in the sights and sounds; the crack of the bat and the pop of the glove. This place is a cathedral, a cathedral of the church of baseball. 318 more words


"Out on the Road Today I Saw a Deadhead Sticker on a Cadillac"

Written by Don Henley

From the Song “Boys of Summer” and the Album Building the Perfect Beast (1984)

Henley, famous as a singer and drummer for The Eagles, explains this lyric: 92 more words

1980s Pop

The Boys of Summer are BACK!

Baseball is a game that I have enjoyed throughout my life, but not until recently have I fell in love with it. I would place baseball in the top three of my favourite sports, behind hockey and golf. 198 more words


INTERVIEW: Every Time I Die (USA), January 2010

“This ain’t my first rodeo!” Actually, this was – I’ve interviewed members of Every Time I Die four times, and this was the first of those. 574 more words


Baseball Is...

Opening Day is HUGE in Cincinnati, hometown of author Louise Borden.  And Baseball Is… is the perfect book to welcome back the boys of summer.  It’s a gorgeous day to take in a ballgame, some peanuts and cracker jacks, and an out-of-the-park book. 30 more words

Picture Book Recommendations


It’s opening day of the 2014 Baseball Season and this Fat Momma couldn’t be any more excited! I love baseball. Have ever since I was a kiddo. 310 more words